Professor Jean-Pierre Nevue of University School of Management, University of Montpellier, France visited the Faculty of Business Administration as a representative of the French National Foundation for Management Education (FNEGE) to explore the possibility of establishing channels of cooperation with UMST.
Prof. Nevue met for more than one hour with the Dean of Business Administration and some of the faculty staff during which he explained Administration and some of the faculty staff during which he explained what the FNEGE is offering. Initially they are proposing co-supervision of PhD. dissertations and joint short executive programs to be offered in Sudan. The visitor mentioned that his exploratory visit to Sudan is fully backed by the French Embassy which is will readily provide detailed information regarding available scholarships and programs offered by different French universities. The Dean welcomed the initiative presented by the French academic foundation for cooperation with UMST; then, a lengthy discussion followed covering the different aspects of the specified areas of cooperation and other potential fields for further future cooperation were also investigated.